Books reviewed by Lucia Silva at BookBrowse.

Lucia Silva
BookBrowse Reviewer

For many years, Lucia worked as a bookseller, manager, and book buyer for several independent bookstores in Los Angeles and San Diego. She has reviewed books for NPR's Morning Edition, KPBS in San Diego, and worked as an editor at BookBrowse. Now she spends her days reading and adventuring with her two young children in Athens, GA.

Books reviewed by Lucia Silva

Idaho (03/08/17)
The Snow Child (02/15/12)
Why We Broke Up (01/11/12)
The Best of It (04/07/10)
Sea of Poppies (01/07/09)
Graceling (11/12/08)
The Good Thief (09/04/08)
Beijing Coma (07/11/08)
The Hakawati (05/02/08)
Lush Life (04/03/08)
Resistance (03/06/08)
Dark Roots (03/06/08)
Mudbound (03/06/08)
Song Yet Sung (02/21/08)
What I Was (01/24/08)
Lost Paradise (11/08/07)
A Free Life (11/08/07)
Away (09/20/07)
Tree of Smoke (09/20/07)

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  • Book Jacket: Speak No Evil
    Speak No Evil
    by Uzodinma Iweala
    Young Nigerian American writer Uzodinma Iweala is fast becoming known as a powerful chronicler of ...
  • Book Jacket: Winter
    by Ali Smith
    "God was dead; to begin with." This first sentence of Winter perfectly sets up the dreamy journey ...
  • Book Jacket: A Land of Permanent Goodbyes
    A Land of Permanent Goodbyes
    by Atia Abawi

    When you're a refugee, everyone has lost, at least for the time being... And the journey ...

  • Book Jacket: Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions
    Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions
    by Mario Giordano
    Munich matron and self-described worldly sophisticate, Isolde Oberreiter, has decided to retire to a...

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    Anatomy of a Miracle
    by Jonathan Miles

    A stunning novel that offers an exploration of faith, science and the meaning of life.
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    Sometimes I Lie
    by Alice Feeney

    This brilliant psychological thriller asks: Is something a lie if you believe it's the truth?
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